Brandon A. Cunningham

 714-743-2003

SKILLS SUMMARY

Creative Problem Solver
Proactive Team Player
Strong Organizational Skills
Ability to do 4 Chin-Ups

Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe After Effects
HTML / CSS

Microsoft Office Suite
Autodesk Maya
Spanish: Read, Write, Speak
The Force (Light Side)

EXPERIENCE HIGHLIGHTS

Production Management

2007-2013

  • Hands on experience as a production assistant where I tracked international files and implemented new ways to accelerate productivity to assist in the production pipeline as an intern (Nickelodeon)

  • Managed the outsourcing of projects for 7 stores across 4 states, prioritized tasks and met deadlines, and negotiated pricing with clients ranging from $90 to $3,000 (Compu-Signs)

  • Produced a two-minute, 3D animated short from script to completion working collaboratively with faculty and industry advisors for an MFA (The Art Institute of CA, San Francisco)

Graphic Design

2006-Present

  • Effectively interpreted clients' needs to create multiple solutions for projects including experiential branding opportunities, vehicle wraps, window graphics, business cards, and computer graphics while thriving in a fast-paced, deadline oriented atmosphere for repeat clients (Compu-Signs)

  • Collaborated with clients using principles of layout, typography, composition, color correction, and photo retouching to produce advertisements published in LA411 (One Call Production Services)

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

Freelance Graphic Artist/Illustrator, Various

From CA-OH

2006-Present

Accounts Payable Clerk, Samuel, Son & Co.

Toledo, OH

2012-Present

Graphic Designer, Compu-Signs

Garden Grove, CA

2012-2013

Office Assistant, Office Team

Napa, CA

2011-2012

Production Intern, Nickelodeon Animation Studios

Burbank, CA

2007

EDUCATION

Master of Fine Arts 2011

Art Institute of California, San Francisco, CA

Major: Computer Animation

Deanís Honor List

Bachelor of Fine Arts 2008

California State University, Fullerton, CA

Major: Illustration

Deanís Honor List

AWARDS AND VOLUNTEER WORK

2003-Now

Volunteer for church in different positions including: Young Menís President, Young Menís Advisor, Elder's Quorum Advisor, Sunday School President, and Pianist

2001-2003

Volunteered approximately 400 hours at Red Cross, hospitals, and other various organizations while serving a 2 year, full-time mission for my church, New Jersey

1997

Eagle Scout